Alright college students, if you ever wished that there was a Groupon site specifically for your demographic, then CollegeBudget is the site for you. As its name clearly implies, this deal website is made for college kids who are living off their allowance and college budget.
Getting in on the deals is easy. Simply sign up with your .edu email address, confirm your account, and you’re good to go. CollegeBudget specializes in deals that students need the most.
Need assistance in the academic department? Check out their bargains on online tutoring, interactive GRE, GMAT, MCAT, LSAT test preps, language courses, and more. The site also offers “fun” courses such as barista and bartending classes that are perfect for people who are looking for side jobs.
Need more stuff for your dorm room? CollegeBudget also offers deals on items such as academic year calendars, canvas instagram prints, as well as flatware, plates and cups. Those that wish to spruce up their appearance will be pleased to know that CollegeBuget hasdeals on apparel and personal care products such as skin clearing solutions and teeth whitening sets.
The deal buying process works like every other daily deal site. The site will send you daily deals that you can purchase. Once the transaction is complete, CollegeBudget will email you a deal code that you can use to redeem the product or service.
CollegeBudget also allows users to “gift” deals to their peers, so if you wish to treat any of your friends to a great deal that you see, simply select the gift option at checkout.
The site also has 30-day return or exchange policy. Note that returns can be made for CollegeBudget Credit only, and not cash.
On top of daily deals, CollegeBudget provides other opportunities to help students save. Check out the textbook rental section of the site, where you can save up to 80% on your books. What’s great about this service is that books are shipped free both ways, you can return them hassle free, and you’re even allowed to highlight and take notes on the books.
CollegeBudget also lets you compare student loans on the site, to make sure that you’re getting the best deal. Looking for scholarships? Register for an account and view scholarships that are exclusively available to CollegeBudget members.
84% ofCollegeBudget members are between 18-24 years old, and 66% of these users are female. If your company caters to this particular demographic, then you should definitely look into running a deal on the site. CollegeBudget allows you to zero in on the college students and get your product or service more exposure. Additionally, running a daily deal is an effective way to strengthen your online presence.
When featuring a deal, the site pretty much does all the heavy lifting for you. Once you decide on a deal, CollegeBudget will prepare the campaign for you and take care of all the copywriting, graphic design, email blasts, and marketing. All you need to do is sit back and watch the orders come in.